Life of a miner in SA CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports on how the average South African miner lives and speaks to a mine owner about low pay as well as one of the miners who lost his job for participating in an illegal strike. September 6 2012 at 01:57pm Related Stories Comment Guidelines Please read our comment guidelines. Login and register, if you haven’ t already. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As) Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.